BATTLE OF THE BULGE - 50th Anniversary. Attractive extra-large "coffee table size" commemorative edition features a comprehensive history, U.S. division battle accounts, 100s of photos, and 35 color insignia of the participating units. Color map & roster of Bulge Veterans Assn. The Battle of the Bulge - one of the greatest American victories of all time!
Beginning with Von Rundsted's massive surprise breakthrough in the Ardennes Forest on December 16, 1944, American troops fought against fatigue, a numerically superior Nazi force, and the worst winter Europe had seen in decades to push back the German offensive.
This 50th Anniversary edition features the history of the battle, approximately 1600 biographies, war stories, 45 unit histories from armored, infantry, airborne, filed artillery, fighter and bomb groups, tank destroyers, etc.; full color endsheets of 35 division patches; rare photos, maps, index, and much more!
"This is undoubtedly the greatest American battle of the war and will, I believe, be regarded as an everfamous American victory."-Winston Churchill.
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